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Welcome to our school!

Hello, Howard Community! Thank you for your EXTREME  GENEROSITY in the BATTLE AGAINST HUNGER! As of Friday morning, we have collected over 2,870 canned goods and $2,625 in monetary donations! That is 5,500 donations, WOW!!!! We are truly grateful to be a part of such...

Howard Elementary – retake day code

Hello,Attached is a copy of the retake day flyer for Howard Elementary.  Parents can still use the code (EVTQV7K8C) to order pictures online at mylifetouch.com.  They have about 48 hours after picture day to place an order. Regards,  ...

Reminders

Tomorrow is Picture Retake Day. If student was absent he/she will get to take pictures tomorrow. If students purchased pictures and they would like a retake, they do need to bring back their old pictures.

Student Council Message

Please check out this video Student Council created for Battle Against Hunger! Thank you for all of your continued donations in the fight against hunger! Student Council Video

Safety Message

Good Afternoon, I hope you are all staying warm as we transition to cooler weather. First, we wanted to ask all parents/guardians to make sure their child has dressed appropriately every day in the morning (including jackets/hats/gloves); students will go outside...

Battle Against Hunger

Hello, Howard Students and Families! Check out the flyer below regarding this year's BATTLE AGAINST HUNGER!  Each classroom will be posting information on their Class DoJo with more details.   Thank you for your help in the fight against hunger! Howard Student Council...

Reminders

Parent Meeting - Thursday, November 10th 9:15 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Parent/Teacher conferences continue tomorrow in the evening from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. by appointment only. Friday, November 11th is Favorite Sports Day.

Wrapping up the Week & Pink-out on Monday!

Good Afternoon, It was nice to see so many of our parents/guardians yesterday and today at Howard; we appreciate the great community involvement. Our amazing Howard Dragon Students had a great time! 🙂 A big thank you to our Howard staff/teachers and HOWARD PTA for...

Reminders

Don't forget to wear your MSU or UofM team spirit colors tomorrow! Howard-een Fall Bash from 5:00-7:00 P.M. tomorrow. All are invited to wear costumes if they choose to do so. Please also bring a bag or bucket to “trick or treat” with. If you are hosting a trunk,...

LAHC Turkey Drive

LAHC will be hosting its 16th Annual Turkey Drive on Saturday, November 19th, 2022, between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm. [Turkeys are Halal]. The contactless distribution will take place at the LAHC Headquarters’ parking lot located at 5275 Kenilworth St., Dearborn, MI....

Special Education Parent Meeting

Good Afternoon,  The Michigan Alliance for Families is hosting an IEP Training for Parents on Monday, October 24th, from 10 AM till 11AM. It will take place at Woodworth Middle School in the Team Room (233).  Special Ed Parent Meeting October 24, 2022

Message from PTA for trunk or treat

The much anticipated Howard-een Fall Bash is right around the corner! Forms to purchase tickets will be coming home with your children soon! We need all the volunteers we can get to make sure things run smoothly!! Please sign up today!! We hope to see you all there!!...

October Newsletter

Good Afternoon! I hope you are all enjoying the beautiful Friday sun! Please click on this link to view the October Newsletter. I hope you have a fabulous weekend! Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Count Day, Coming up Wednesday October 5, 2022

It is very important that all students are in attendance on count day. Each student's attendance translates into state funding. With funding we are able to provide more educational resources for out students. Make sure your child is in school on Count day and that...

9/7/22 Important Howard Updates/Reminders

Hello All, I hope your first couple of weeks of the school year has been smooth! The Howard staff is proud to share that our students are doing very well transitioning into a new school year and more importantly, that our students are HAPPY to be in school :-). Thank...

Four Day Weekend!

Just a reminder school will be closed Friday, September 2, and Monday September 5. Make sure to stop by Levagood or Hemlock Park for Friday Fun Day with our officers from the Dearborn Police Department. See the flyer here for more information....

More information!

Good Afternoon, For planning purposes, we wanted to provide our parents/guardians with some more information that you may find helpful! First, free breakfast and lunch are available to all students! 🙂 If you would like your child to have breakfast at school, please...

Back to School Information

Hello Howard Friends,  It's that time of the year again and we are super excited! The Howard office staff is back and ready to answer all your questions. Feel free to call the office anytime, Monday-Friday from 9:00am to 3:00pm. All new incoming families...

Reminders

Bake Sale - Tomorrow is our last Bake Sale. Each item will be $1.00. Students may purchase baked goods towards the end of the school day. Field Day - Field Day will be this Friday, June 10th. Thank you to all the volunteers that signed up to help make this a fun day...

Field Day this Friday

Hello All. Field Day will be this Friday for our students. If you would like to attend, please click on the provided link to volunteer to run a station. We need about 30-40 parents to give the students a fun and engaging experience! Please click on this link to...

Important Dates

No School May 27th-May 30th Classroom picnics will be scheduled during the last 2 weeks of school (your child's teacher will communicate more info. regarding this) Soccer program experience for all students on June 6th and June 8th Farmer's Market experience during...

Clean-up Parade

Good Afternoon, The clean-up parade is scheduled to be outdoors tomorrow (5/26) at 10:00 am. We do have city officials taking part in our clean-up parade, hence sticking to the scheduled date and time; it will take place in the back of the school on the Howard...

Survey Results

Student and Family Survey Results and Plan of Action Developed by the Howard Staff: In analyzing the perception data from the student and family surveys, some patterns and trends noted were a consensus of positive feedback in the areas of feeling safe, staff...

Summer Program Registration!

Hello Howard Families! If you are interested in the summer program this year you need to register your child/children no later than May 15. Please click on the registration form below to register. You will need to complete a separate form for each child that you would...

Student Council Reminders

Tomorrow, May 13th,  the student council is hosting two events. The first is to show some school spirit and have fun - wear a superhero or book character costume, shirt or hat.  Please consider donating $1.00 to participate.  ALL the money raised will...

May/June Newsletter & Holiday Break

Greetings Howard Families, I hope you and your families are doing well and staying healthy!  Just as a quick reminder, there is no school on Monday, May 2nd, and Tuesday, May 3rd! I would like to wish all those who are celebrating a happy holiday!  I also hope that we...

Bake Sale Tomorrow

PTA is asking all First Grade families to donate individual packaged store-bought items to be sold. All donations can be dropped off in the morning to the office. All Howard students are welcome to purchase from the sale. All Items are $1 each.

Community Town Hall Events

Hello everyone, We just wanted to let you know that Dearborn Public Schools is launching a survey and planning public meetings to gather public feedback on infrastructure needs in the district and whether residents would support a vote for a bond or other tax...

Martian Marathon

The last running club will be this Friday @ 8 am. Marathon shirts, bibs, meeting times, and instructions will be handed out. If you are unable to attend, your teacher will give them to you in class. The Martian Marathon is this Saturday! Come cheer on our Howard...

Updates & April Newsletter

Good Afternoon! I hope that you and your loved ones are doing well.  I would like to remind you that next week is spring break and there is no school!  We will see you back in school on April 4th! I would also like to congratulate the Howard community...

Kindergarten Round Up Presentation

Thank you to all of the families that came to Kindergarten Round Up on Tuesday! We have linked the presentation that was given here for your convenience. Please take a look through the presentation for important information on registration, medical information, and...

Dearborn High School Performance

 The Dearborn High School Thespians, under the direction of Greg Viscomi, will be putting on a performance of the Broadway musical hit “Something Rotten”. It is hilarious and sure to put everyone in a great mood. Opening night is Wednesday March 16th @7:30pm,...

Spring Pictures Tomorrow

Spring pictures tomorrow. Option 1: You may order at mylifetouch.com using the Picture ID: EVT3MNZDF. Then complete the personal information on the picture form and send it with your child tomorrow. Picture forms were sent out previously. Option 2: Complete the...

Summer Program at Howard Registration

Good Afternoon, Last month, we shared some basic information about the summer program at Howard. We will have a parent meeting to review the program as well as provide an opportunity for parents to register on Thursday, April 14th at 9:15 am in person at Howard....

Parent Survey

Dear Howard Parents/Guardians, We want to hear from you. This survey is to help us understand the quality of services provided to learners and their families.  The survey results can be used to support the continuous improvement process and revisit school start times,...

March is Reading Month!!!!!

Good Afternoon! As mentioned in our March Newsletter that has already been sent home, Our “March is Reading Month” theme this year is Camp Read S’more! Today, your child will come home with a calendar and other communications regarding this fun-filled month that...

Martian Marathon 2022

Today is the last day for the discounted rate for Martian Marathon 2022. For more information and links to sign up, please click here. Also, just a friendly reminder, only students who signed up for the Martian Marathon can join the running club on...

Tomorrow-March 1st is a Virtual Learning Day

Good Morning! Happy Monday! This is a quick reminder that tomorrow, March 1st is a Virtual Learning Day due to the special election-students should log on at 9:00 promptly!  Your child’s class zoom link will be posted in Schoology.  The virtual school day will include...

Running Club

HOWARD RUNNING CLUB Calling all Howard runners in grades 1st through 5th!!! Are you registered for the Martian Marathon and ready to train??? Join your team in participating in some exercise and drills around the school track. In order to maximize our training, come...

Bake Sale sponsored by 2nd grade

We will be having a bake sale on Friday, February  25th and are asking 2nd  grade families to donate individual packaged store-bought goods (*no homemade goods allowed due to Covid restrictions*) Students can purchase goods for $1 an item. Thank you for all you do,...

March 1st bagged lunch

We are happy to offer bagged lunch for interested students on March 1st.  Parents should sign up on the form below.  Bagged lunches can be picked up at Woodworth on March 1st between 10:00 and 11:00 for everyone that requests one on the link...

District drops face mask requirement

Good Morning and Welcome Back! During the break, the district sent out mass communications to the community regarding the dropping of face masks (effective today, Feb. 23rd) as aligned with the Wayne County Health Department. Wearing a mask is now a choice. Please...

No school

Reminder- No school Friday, February 18th-Tuesday, February 22nd. School will resume Wednesday, February 23rd. Enjoy your Mid-Winter Break!

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, This is a notification regarding (Covid) being identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, This is a notification regarding (Covid) being identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Dearborn Public Library new resources

https://landing.brainfuse.com/authenticate.asp?u=main.dearbornlibrary.mi.brainfuse.com HelpNow's features include: Homework Help Interact with live tutors in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized...

Attention needed for loaned-out Chromebooks

February 8th, 2022 Dear Parents/Guardians, As we prepare for the March 1st virtual day (or any future use of our Chromebooks), we need to make sure that all loaned-out Chromebooks are updated and in working order.  In order for Chromebooks to be updated, they...

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, This is a notification regarding (Covid) being identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Walk N Roll T-shirt Design Contest Winner

Hello everyone,  We had many outstanding entries for our T-shirt design contest.   While judging, many factors had to be taken into consideration including how the design would transfer to a print on a t-shirt.  It was narrowed down to the...

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, This is a notification regarding (Covid) being identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, This is a notification regarding (Covid) being identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Reminders

1/2 Day - Tomorrow, Friday, January 21st. Dismissal at 12:05 pm. 1/2 Day- Monday, January 24th. Dismissal at 12:05 pm.

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, This is a notification regarding (Covid) being identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat...

Updated Wayne County/District Covid Guidelines

Isolation, quarantine, and close contact updates: At the direction of the Wayne County Health Department, Dearborn Public Schools has updated its guidelines for quarantines, isolation, and close contact notifications. Those who are quarantining or isolated due to...

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid-19) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

Howard Updates/Reminders

Good Afternoon, Happy Friday! I wanted to provide you with some updates: -For your convenience, I have linked the Covid screening tool checklist; thank you for screening your child daily. -You may have noticed that your child has come home with a Chromebook recently....

Covid Identification Notification

Good Morning, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid-19) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat...

Welcome Back!

Dear Howard Families, I hope that you and your loved ones had a restful and healthy winter break! I would like to wish you all a very happy new year; I am optimistic that we have better days ahead! We look forward to seeing all of our students in school tomorrow,...

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid-19) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat...

Wishing you a wonderful winter break!

Dear Howard Families, I wanted to wish you all a very peaceful, joyous, and safe winter break from December 20th-December 31st. School reopens on January 3rd. Happy holidays and a very Happy New Year to all those who celebrate! Take care and stay safe! Mirvat...

Covid Identification

Good Morning, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid-19) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

November students of the month

Congratulations to the following students for being chosen as student of the month for November; Khadija Elmoussawi, Ramzi Aboukhodr, Ali Soufan, Fatima  Dabaja, Mila Saad, Yusuf Fardous, Sakinah Aljeburi, Abbas Krecht, Ruby Rue, Sarah Nabha, Husayn Aoun, Maya...

Vaccination clinics

The district is hosting four vaccine clinics over the next month- three before the holiday break and one after.  Students, staff and the community are all invited to attend to get vaccinated.  Adults can also stop by for a booster shot.  Thank you to C-ASIST for...

Covid Identification Letter

Good Afternoon, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid-19) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat Sabbagh

December/January Newsletter

Greetings Howard Families, I hope that you and your loved ones are doing well. Please click on the link to view the December/January Newsletter that includes important information and upcoming dates! Hope you are enjoying this nice weather! Mirvat Sabbagh

Bake Sale Tomorrow

We are asking 5th grade families to donate baked or store bought treats for the Bake Sale on Friday, November 19th. Please make sure items are individually packaged due to Covid safety measures. Popular items are cupcakes, cookies, brownies, candy, chips, etc. Please...

Picture Retake Day Reminder 11/19/21

If your child was absent on picture day, your child will have a chance to take a picture this Friday 11/19/21. If your child wants to retake their pictures, please send back the pictures in the Lifetouch envelope. Lifetouch envelopes need to be turned in in order for...

DHS Theatre Presents

The Dearborn High School Theatre Presents Clue, based on the screenplay by Jonathan Lynn, written by Sandy Rustin. November 17th, 19th, & 20th at 7:30 p.m.November 18th at 8:00 p.m. Tickets $10 General Admission, $8 Students & Seniors 65+ Ticket Reservations...

Updates

Good Afternoon, Happy Friday! Thank you to all the parents that were able to attend the parent meeting yesterday (please keep in mind that we schedule parent meeting times based on the majority of the parent survey responses). In addition to giving parents updates on...

Covid Identification

Good Afternoon, A confirmed case of coronavirus (Covid-19) has been identified on school grounds. This letter is informational only; no further action is required for you at this time. Please click to view the letter of notification. Thank you, Mirvat...

PTA/Parent meeting tomorrow

Hello, Just a reminder we have our PTA/Parent meeting tomorrow at 9:15a.m. in the cafeteria. Main topic: Close Reading as a reading strategy by guiding a lesson. The class with the most parent participation will win an ice cream social from the PTA. Thank you and we...

Reminders

Today, 11/4 - Parent/Teacher conferences 4pm-7pm (by appointment only). Tomorrow, 11/5 - Half day tomorrow, dismissal @ 12:05 pm. Tuesday, 11/9 - Parent/Teacher conferences 4pm-7pm(by appointment only). Thursday, 11/11 - Parent/Teacher conferences 4pm-7pm(by...

Howard Dragons November Newsletter

Greetings Howard Families, Please click on the link to view the November Newsletter. In the newsletter, you will find important information/procedures/expectations and important dates. Thank you and have a great day!

Battle Against Hunger

We are proud to announce Howard will be participating in the Battle Against Hunger (click for information) starting next week through November 19th. Please send in non-perishable boxed food items or canned food items to your child's teacher. You can also send cash...

Outdoor Halloween Parade is Cancelled

Due to the rain, the Halloween parade will now be indoors. Unfortunately, parents are unable to attend. We will post all our picture for everyone to see! Make sure to Follow us on Instagram @howard_dragons and/or on Facebook @howardschoolpta. Thank you for your...

Reminders

Team Pride Thursday!!!All Students are encouraged to Wear Michigan or Michigan state apparel on Thursday to school to show their support of the game on Saturday! Halloween Parade still this Friday with a new time of 3:15 pm, weather permitting on the...

FYI…regarding lunch menu changes

Good Afternoon, As we have mentioned in previous posts, we continue to have lunch menu changes and if we do get a heads up about the change, we will let you know. Please understand that there are nationwide food supply chain issues that all schools are dealing with,...

Howard Spirit-Day Fridays!

We are going to start Howard "Spirit Day Fridays" throughout the year to show our Dragon school spirit while promoting a sense of community and giving back.  On spirit-day Fridays, we hope that students will consider donating one dollar; we will use the funds to...

Tuesday lunch menu change

Good afternoon, Lunch menu changes has been an ongoing matter due to the distributor to Dearborn Public Schools. We will do our best and post every time we are notified of the changes in advance, like today. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your...

Summary of Parent Meeting

Good Afternoon, Thank you to all the parents that were able to attend this morning's Parent/PTA meeting! It was a great success!  For those parents who were unable to attend, please click on the link to view the informational presentation that was...

Reminders for the Week

Happy Monday! Late start - Wednesday, October 13, 2021. Breakfast starts at 9:30 am, school starts 9:55 am. Parent/PTA Meeting - Thursday, October 14, 2021 from 9:15 am - 10:15 am in the cafeteria. As an incentive Pta will be rewarding the class with most parent...

Parent Meeting Survey

Hello Howard Families!  This year we will be continuing with our monthly parents meetings. In order to make sure that these meetings are as beneficial to you as possible please take a moment to fill out this brief survey. We will use the results to guide our planning....

Howard Dragons October Newsletter

Greetings Howard Families, Please click on the link to view the October Newsletter. In the newsletter you will find important information/procedures/expectations and important dates. Additionally, please click on the link to view a snapshot of the first month of...

New Substitute Rates

Good morning, The new substitute rates that are effective today, 9/20/21. Link to apply to substitute:https://www.edustaff.org/requirements/ Parapro Sub Rate: $9.65/hour changing to $12/hour Non-certified Teacher Sub Rate: $90/day changing to $130/day...

Online Safe Box

Being bullied? Want to report an unsafe or potentially dangerous situation? Please fill out this anonymous form.

Click here: Safe Voice Form

In case of an emergency, please dial 911.


Contact Us:

1611 N. York
Dearborn, MI 48128

(313) 827-6350             (Main Line)

(313) 827-6351 (Attendance Line)

Principal:
Mrs. Mirvat Sabbagh
Email: sabbagm1@dearbornschools.org

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